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Rahm cruises to victory at Irish Open

More Sports / Golf Jul 10, 2017

Rahm cruises to victory at Irish Open

Jon Rahm enhanced his burgeoning reputation by winning the Irish Open by six strokes and a record tournament score on Sunday, shooting a 7-under 65 in the final round. The 22-year-old Rahm, one of the hottest young players in world golf, holed out from 150 ...

Johnson holds off Tanihara, Rahm for Match Play crown

More Sports / Golf Mar 27, 2017

Johnson holds off Tanihara, Rahm for Match Play crown

The final day lasted longer than Dustin Johnson wanted. The outcome was what everyone expected. Johnson, a golfing machine with no discernible weakness and hardly any pulse, won the World Golf Championships Match Play on Sunday for his third straight victory, this one making him ...

Tanihara defeats Ikeda at WGC event

More Sports / Golf Mar 25, 2017

Tanihara defeats Ikeda at WGC event

Tournament debutant Hideto Tanihara defeated Yuta Ikeda 3 and 1 to top his group and reach the last 16 of the World Golf Championships-Dell Technologies Match Play on Friday. Tanihara, who claimed a shock defeat of world No. 6 Jordan Spieth on Wednesday, raced to ...

Spieth grinds out victory over Ikeda

More Sports / Golf Mar 24, 2017

Spieth grinds out victory over Ikeda

With a big lead on the back nine, Jordan Spieth put the ball in water again. Gulp. This time, there was no collapse, just a grind-it-out "must win" to beat Yuta Ikeda in Thursday's second round at the WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play in gusty wind that ...

Tanihara stuns Spieth in WGC Match Play

More Sports / Golf Mar 23, 2017

Tanihara stuns Spieth in WGC Match Play

Debutant Hideto Tanihara, currently 60th in the world rankings, defeated American world No. 6 Jordan Spieth 4 and 2 on the first day of the World Golf Championships-Dell Technologies Match Play on Wednesday. While Tanihara secured a point for the win, compatriots Hideki Matsuyama and ...

Thomas sets 72-hole record in Sony victory

More Sports / Golf Jan 16, 2017

Thomas sets 72-hole record in Sony victory

American Justin Thomas set the golf world alight at the Sony Open in Hawaii on Sunday, completing the lowest 72-hole score in PGA Tour history while leaving all, including Japanese hopes Hideki Matsuyama and Hideto Tanihara, in his wake. Thomas, who edged Matsuyama to win ...